A Colorado mom is raising awareness after her five-year-old son died of an aggressive from Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma just 17 days after he was diagnosed.
Trader Joe’s has issued a recall for three variations of its popular ready-to-eat salads over concerns that they may be contaminated with listeria or salmonella.
A major study in to a potentially fatal virus that can cause uncontrolled bleeding from the mouth, nose or vagina has pinned the blame on disease-carrying rats.
A new mom who is also a breast cancer survivor has received kudos from supporters nationwide after posting a photo of the “No breastfeeding zone” banner she hung above her maternity bed.
Many who enter frightening situations describe feeling "scared to death." The popular phrase may sound dramatic, but health officials say there's some truth behind it.
A baby born with a cleft palate can smile properly for the first time after undergoing life-changing surgery to rebuild his mouth.
A Michigan pharmacist who allegedly denied a woman medication to help with her miscarriage is no longer working at the pharmacy.
Chemotherapy can have odd effects on a person's hair and nails, but in one man's case, the cancer treatment created a particularly striking pattern.
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Children in the hospital can now swap wheelchairs for four wheels and drive themselves to surgery in mini motorized cars.
An Indiana woman who lost an arm and leg in a "freak" farming accident last month is thanking supporters and family members who aided in her recovery.
Rachel Peterson said she was denied prescribed medication to help with a miscarriage because the pharmacist said it was against his religious beliefs.
A New York high school cross-country athlete is being praised for stopping to help a vision-impaired runner who fell as they neared the finish line.
An outbreak drug-resistant salmonella linked to raw chicken products has sickened 92 people across 29 states, resulting in 21 hospitalizations.
A 5-year-old boy in Ohio is all set for Halloween after his family created a custom costume to fit around his wheelchair.
Obesity surgery may dramatically lower the danger of heart attacks and strokes in patients with diabetes, new research suggests, reinforcing evidence that benefits extend beyond weight loss.
A cancer-stricken mom who turned down chemotherapy to save her unborn baby's life has died at age 29.
Nearly three years after a Zika outbreak in Brazil caused thousands of cases of microcephaly and other devastating birth defects in newborns, Reuters returned to check on the mothers and their children.